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School board has construction site walk through
Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
The power of positive thinking
PACC adds to list of improvements for 2018
Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
Take 5: Keys to the NFC Championship game
Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
DeBoer's 24 sparks Yellowjackets in home win
Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Amos Otto Marckel
Michael John Grismer
Colton Norbert Benke
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
Star Lake native, 103, has lived through 18 presidents
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
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What is the correct following distance?
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
August 31, 2012
Astro Bob column: Modern definition of 'blue moon' a case of misinterpretation
Tonight is the blue moon -- which isn't blue, of course, unless you happen to be near a volcano. It was actually a mistake by an amateur astronomer...
August 31, 2012 - 9:56am
July 25, 2012
Severe weather moving through the area overnight
.A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WADENA COUNTY IN CENTRAL MINNESOTA...AND HUBBARD COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MINNESOTA...AND...
July 25, 2012 - 1:45am
July 3, 2012
Thunderstorms, possibility of hail tonight, Wednesday morning
GRAND FORKS - The National Weather Service here has issued a hazardous weather outlook for much of the Red River Valley as scattered thunderstorms and heat advisories roll into the area tonight and through the week. Thunderstorms are possible tonight after midnight for several eastern...
July 3, 2012 - 11:59pm
Windstorm in Itasca County claims a life
A line of severe storms that ran through northern Minnesota on Monday evening claimed one life, has left thousands of people without electricity, and has the Grand Rapids Police Department recommending only limited travel in the residential areas of the city. Lake Country Power Company...
July 3, 2012 - 1:15pm
June 20, 2012
Storms wreak havoc on Minnesota, but Perham area escapes the worst
The Perham area seems to have missed the worst of some bad storms that have moved through the region over the last few days. Thunder, lightening...
June 20, 2012 - 1:43pm
Hail breaks car windows just west of Detroit Lakes
Hail stones the size of golf balls and small baseballs smashed car windows west of Detroit Lakes this [Tuesday] afternoon. A half-dozen cars...
June 20, 2012 - 9:27am
May 27, 2012
Flood warning has passed; more storms to come
A flood warning expired at 1 p.m. today for northern Otter Tail County, northern Wilkin, southwestern Becker, southeastern Clay and southern Wadena counties. According to the National Weather Service, rainfall in excess of 4 inches had fallen from east of Perham to Wadena.
May 27, 2012 - 11:40am
February 29, 2012
Central Plains thunderstorms hijack moisture from Northern Plains blizzard
The blizzard that wasn't left Hubbard County wind, but little snow. "You're not alone," laughed National Weather Service meteorologist Al Voelker. "From...
February 29, 2012 - 6:33am
February 21, 2012
February 21, 2012 - 2:26pm
February 20, 2012
NWS: 100% chance of snow today in Perham area
The National Weather Service (NWS) isn't leaving much room for question in today's forecast. The NWS is calling for a 100 percent chance of snow in the Perham area today, with one to three inches of accumulation possible throughout the day and another one to three inches tonight....
February 20, 2012 - 8:14am
November 30, 2011
UPDATED: Crashes on icy roads prompt officials to shut down stretch of I-94 in Clay County
BARNESVILLE, Minn. - Icy roads were creating hazardous driving conditions this morning, with several crashes involving semitrailers forcing officials...
November 30, 2011 - 9:29am
August 23, 2011
Strong winds down branches, knock out power in Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Strong winds overnight left Fergus Falls littered with branches and knocked out power to much of the downtown area for a couple of hours, triggering alarms at some businesses, authorities said. A roof was damaged at Stenerson Bros.
August 23, 2011 - 2:37pm
June 21, 2011
Today's the longest day of the year - 15 hours, 51 minutes
Happy summer solstice! Or, as it is referred to in English literature, midsummer. Whatever the name, this is the longest day of the year in the area at 15 hours and 51 minutes from sunrise to sunset. Six months from now, the winter solstice will have just eight hours and 31 minutes...
June 21, 2011 - 10:40am
April 26, 2011
Forecast predicts cooler, wetter-than-average summer
After a dreadfully long winter and stressfully wet spring, normal summer weather doesn't seem like too much to ask. But apparently it is. The National Weather Service has issued its temperature and precipitation outlooks for May, June and July, calling for cooler and wetter-than-normal...
April 26, 2011 - 9:49am
March 23, 2011
Area digs out from overnight blizzard
Much of northwestern Minnesota dug out on Wednesday from the overnight blizzard that left several inches of snow on the ground and cancelled...
March 23, 2011 - 2:53pm